Senior Ward Nurse - Surgical Hospital

Smithson Gray Ltd
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Ward Nurse - Surgical Hospital

Chigwell, Essex

Full time

£32,000 per year

I am working with a very prestige surgical hospital group in the UK who are looking to recruit a scrub nurse or ODP for their surgical hospital in near Chigwell.

The Service
The hospital provides General, Gynaecology, Urology, Cosmetic, ENT, Urology, Bariatric etc. surgery procedures to a UK leading standard and are proud to be working with some of worlds leading surgeons.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have a surgical ward background in a senior position with hands on experience. You must be RGN qualified and have a valid NMC registration. You will manage the ward and provide leadership. You will ensure all standards are met and the ward is CQC compliant. You will be coordinating the ward, managing the rotas, training nurses and HCA and ordering stock. There will be some supernumerary work with this role with hours allocated.

The Role

Being senior nurse on shift and caring for patients undergoing surgical procedures in the private hospital, providing post operative care on the ward to the patients, undertaking discharges, wound care and venepuncture etc.

Skills Required

  • RGN qualified
  • Registered with the NMC
  • 1 years’ experience working in a senior nursing role
  • CQC and clinical governance knowledge
  • Ability to train and mentor staff
  • Basic workload / bed allocation and shift management
  • Ability to manager own work load and multitask


My client is looking to pay £32,000 per year plus benefits which will be discussed further at interview.

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